It continued on its way for 45 minutes without stopping and caused panic among the passengers, mostly children, who would rent from their homes after a day of school.
A bus driver of the Belgian company “De Lijn” which circulated between the communes of Haacht and Perk, in the entity of Kampenhout, in the province of Flemish Brabant, in Belgium, on Friday evening, refused to stop at minus eleven stops.
“His driving style was very aggressive”
The cries of the children did not destabilize the driver who rushed straight towards the terminus. “His driving style was very aggressive”, explained a student to our colleagues. du Het Laatste Nieuws.
“We called the police ourselves from the school bus,” said the student who reported crying children and teenagers. “A little while later we saw an anonymous police vehicle driving behind the bus”
Finally, the driver stopped at the terminus. And the parents have been contacted to come and pick up their children.
We currently have no explanation for the driver’s behavior.
The Flemish public transport company “De Lijn” opened an investigation after this incident.
“He did skip a whole bunch of saves. We are witnessing the police investigation. We currently have no explanation for the behavior of the driver. When we know exactly what happened, then we can decide on possible sanctions, ”said the spokeswoman for the bus company.